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Wind sprints, barbecue make for bad combo

...minicamp session with the Atlanta Falcons, Vick ran two 40-yard sprints then headed for the bathroom. The first professional loss...intelligence of serving barbecue before asking players to run sprints, Friday was not business as usual for the bumbling Falcons...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/05/06/mic_311191.shtml
Scott Michaux
Xfinity Series can open door to the Sprint Cup Series

...Series. He knows he would not be ready for Sprint Cup racing next year without his Xfinity...which selected the teen to fill the Sprint Cup seat of retiring four-time champion...Xfinity Series.Larson, now 23, had run sprint cars growing up and signed a development...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-09-23/xfinity-series-can-open-do
Joe Gibbs Racing desperately wants its first Sprint Cup title since 2005

...Hamlin made it to the final round of the Sprint Car championship, it was a struggle...maintain this pace and win Toyota its first Sprint Cup championship.JGR for years has been...that matter. The organization has three Sprint Cup titles, but none since Tony Stewart's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-08-17/joe-gibbs-racing-desperate
Joey Logano wins at Charlotte, advance in Chase for Sprint Cup

...this season, and all four trips required him to beat reigning Sprint Cup champion Kevin Harvick.The latest win, Sunday at Charlotte...an automatic berth into the third round of the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship.Harvick, who has 11 second-place finishes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-10-11/joey-logano-wins-charlotte
Time is running out for Sprint Cup drivers to make the Chase

With only three races remaining in NASCAR's regular season, the formula for qualifying for the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship has become even more frantic.For stars like Tony Stewart, Greg Biffle, Kasey Kahne, Kyle Larson, Aric Almirola...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-08-19/time-running-out-sprint-cup-drive
Jimmie Johnson's victory kept more spots open

There was a collective sigh from six of the eight drivers in the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship when Jimmie Johnson passed Brad Keselowski with four laps remaining Sunday to win at Texas Motor Speedway.Since...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-11-11/jimmie-johnsons-victory-ke
3 drivers make Chase finale as Junior wins at Phoenix

AVONDALE, Ariz. - Kevin Harvick, Kyle Busch and Martin Truex Jr. advanced to the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship finale after surviving a long Sunday that ended with a rain-shortened race at Phoenix International Raceway...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-11-16/3-drivers-make-chase-final
Jimmie Johnson's win was too little, too late

Jimmie Johnson felt no satisfaction Sunday by keeping Brad Keselowski from clinching a Final Four spot in the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship. His victory at Texas Motor Speedway wasn't about beating a rival manufacturer, helping teammates or promoting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-11-11/jimmie-johnsons-win-was-to
Bolt, Gatlin advance to semifinals in 100 meters at worlds

...four-year doping ban long behind him, has been dominating the sprints in 2014 and '15, while Bolt has been on the sideline with...false-started in the 100 at the 2011 worlds, he has won every sprint at an Olympics or world championships since 2008.And he really...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-08-22/bolt-gatlin-advance-
Serena Williams faces little resistance in first-round match at US Open

...never know what can happen."Diatchenko, who wore a walking boot to her news conference, said she hurt herself running sprints before the match and that she felt "sharp pain" chasing a backhand during a point. When she was drawn to face Williams...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-08-31/serena-williams-face